The Polls are Open: Primary Election Day 2020 begins in Bay County

News 13 This Morning

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) — Super voting sites across Bay County opened at 7 a.m. August 18 for Primary Election Day and will remain open until 7 p.m. for registered voters to cast their ballots.

News 13 This Morning spoke with Bay County Supervisor of Elections Mark Andersen before the polls opened for a look at the day ahead.

Andersen said it is now too late to mail a vote-by-mail ballot, but it can be turned in at the Supervisor of Elections Office at 830 W. 11th St. until 7 p.m. today.

He also explained social distancing guidelines, like hand sanitizing and mask-wearing, will be put in place at the 13 Super Voting Sites which are listed below.

Panama City Beach

  • Lyndell Conference Center, 423 Lyndell Lane
  • Woodstock Church of Panama City Beach, 17495 Panama City Beach Pkwy
  • LaQuinta Inn, 7115 Coastal Palms Blvd

Panama City

  • Frank Nelson Building, 4201 W 22nd St.
  • Palo Alto Church of Christ, 3119 N Hwy 231
  • Parkway Presbyterian Church, 505 S Tyndall Pkwy
  • Bay Co. Super of Elections Office, 830 W 11th St.
  • Glenwood Community Center, 722 E 9th Ct.

Lynn Haven

  • Robert’s Hall, 831 Florida Ave.


  • Sand Hills Fire Station, 13010 Hwy 77

Youngstown and Fountain area

  • Youngstown Fire Station, 11771 Hwy 231
  • Fountain Fire Station, 17822 Center Dr.

Mexico Beach

  • 1st Baptist of Mexico Beach, 823 N 15th St

News 13 will provide Primary Election Day updates throughout all live broadcasts, online and on social media, including the MyPanhandle Mobile App.

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